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Forum: Bowhunting
10-08-2008, 07:12 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,538
Posted By mwaite

RE: Who shoots an 'old' bow still?

I'm still shooting my '92 browning X-cel, blazing 210 fps with aluminum, switched over to carbon last year but never chronied it. I bought it used from my brother for $100 in '01. I can hold 5 inch...
Forum: West
09-17-2008, 09:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,072
Posted By mwaite

RE: It is Time!!!!!!

Got one good day of dove hunting in. I was a little rusty, used 2 boxes of shells to get 10 birds and 2 rattlesnakes. When I shot the last bird I had one shell left. I finally got to introduce my...
Forum: West
09-17-2008, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,089
Posted By mwaite

RE: A little respect...

Sad to say, but it happens everywhere. And you are exactly right in that these are the type of incidents that give us a bad name. I grew up in NE MO, and there were about equal numbers of dip****s...
Forum: West
09-05-2008, 10:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,072
Posted By mwaite

RE: It is Time!!!!!!

Went to the high desert near Tucson, never saw a single dove, but I got one cottontail, 2 squirrels up in the pines, and a rainbow trout. I'll hit up my old favorites here in the desert flats this...
Forum: West
08-27-2008, 07:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 893
Posted By mwaite

RE: Arizona Hunters

Hey Bob, long time no talk! I thought maybe I would just buy the archery tag for the late season, so I didn't put in for the draw. Then they had all those left over tags for the thanksgiving hunt...
Forum: West
01-16-2008, 06:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By mwaite

RE: Success in Nov, AZ coues deer

Thanks guys. AZBEAR, they certainly are difficult to hunt. After growing up hunting midwest whitetails, I sometimes wonder why I work so hard for such a small animal. But after I got the spike in '06...
01-11-2008, 08:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,197
Posted By mwaite

RE: Any catfishermen/women out there?

My favorite is freshly netted shad, about 3 inches long, on the bottom with a 3/4 oz sinker. It will catch cats of all sizes. And if your lake has any wipers or stripers, they might hit it also. I...
Forum: West
01-10-2008, 09:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,012
Posted By mwaite

Success in Nov, AZ coues deer

I made my first kill in AZ while hunting solo this fall. It's not big, even for a coues deer, but it was a good shot that I'm proud of at 225 yds, and it was my first season hunting solo here. I...
09-24-2007, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,597
Posted By mwaite

RE: Deer hunting with pistol

[/align]I used to use my S&W .44 for deer in Iowa, and it made deer do somersaults when you hit them good. My recommendation is to get as long of a barrel as you can find, it will greatly improve...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-17-2007, 09:28 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,586
Posted By mwaite

RE: Who's packing' heat while bow hunting?

[/align]If I was still in Iowa, I wouldn't even consider it. But here in Arizona, it's a whole other ball game. Granted, there's little chance of bumping into a group of illegals with coyotes up...
Forum: West
09-14-2007, 08:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,327
Posted By mwaite

RE: Bow hunters update

[/align]today was my opener, cow tag, and saw everything BUT a cow elk (go figure). I've lived in AZ for 2 years and hadn't seen an antelope here, until today. Saw a nice 6x6 bull elk, coyote, and a...
Forum: Bowhunting
09-11-2007, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By mwaite

RE: Worms

[/align]This is very untrue. And I'm pretty sure that I've read that the one about rabbits is untrue as well. Think about it. After a frost, does the internal temperature of a live rabbit change any?...
Forum: Bowhunting
08-31-2007, 11:51 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,368
Posted By mwaite

RE: Any former vegatarians on here?

Here's another little tidbit to consider, courtesy of Gene Wensel. I don't have the book in front of me, so I can't quote it exactly, but the bottom line is this.Think aboutdeer, rabbit, squirrel,...
Forum: Bowhunting
08-31-2007, 11:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By mwaite

RE: Why People, Why?

I once saw a 3 1/2 year old with one antler growing downward and under his chin, where it palmated. Kinda resembled a palmation on a caribou, only not very massive at all. His other side was 3 points...
Forum: Bowhunting
08-30-2007, 05:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,217
Posted By mwaite

RE: season ends before it begings

[/align]As was posted above, the eye is the easiest to damage, but the fastest to heal. Give it time and you will heal. My buddy just came down with pneumonia a couple weeks ago, and he was supposed...
Forum: Bowhunting
08-28-2007, 07:35 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,587
Posted By mwaite

RE: G5 Montecs... Wow.

[/align]OK, your light arrow went deep into a foam target, but will happen if it centers ona rib bone, or shoulder blade, or leg bone? I'm not knocking your set up at all, I'm sure it will kill a...
Forum: Guns
08-27-2007, 01:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,101
Posted By mwaite

RE: Shotgun Accuracy

While we're discussing slugs, if any of you have Brenneke brand slugs, DON'T SHOOT THEM UNTIL YOU HAVE CHECKED THEM OUT!!!! I just opened the new issue of field and stream and they have a recall in...
Forum: Bowhunting
08-24-2007, 08:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 886
Posted By mwaite

RE: whats my problem???

[/align]I have used a WB for several year with no issues EXCEPT when I didn't prep the shaft properly before fletching.
Forum: Bowhunting
08-24-2007, 06:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,752
Posted By mwaite

RE: Morning Hunts

[/align]I make sure that I'm in the tree before the sky begins to show any signs of light.
Forum: Bowhunting
08-24-2007, 06:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,496
Posted By mwaite

RE: Peeing in the woods

[/align]I peed in a bottle for a few weeks, then I read an article in NA whitetail (I think) that said deer reacted with curiosity to human urine rather than spooking, and peed on the ground ever...
Forum: Guns
08-24-2007, 05:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,101
Posted By mwaite

RE: Shotgun Accuracy

[/align]I'm not too familiar with 20 gauge ammo. Do they have 2 3/4 and 3in like 12 gauge? When I got my fully rifled 12, the 2 3/4 didn't shoot accurately compared to 3in ammo. And it also...
08-24-2007, 12:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By mwaite

RE: Process of your deer hunt...

When I bowhunted in Iowa, I made sure I was in the woods every day during the last week of Oct. Say what you will about the rut and all that, but I saw the majority of my bucks in that time frame,...
08-24-2007, 12:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,851
Posted By mwaite

RE: Anyone shooting pistols for deer in archery season?

No, you can't use a pistol during archery season in Iowa. Either he's misinformed or it was a typo. You can use any pistol over .357 caliber shooting straight wall ammunition during the regular gun...
08-23-2007, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 473
Posted By mwaite

RE: What brand of grinder is best???

[/align]I have a kitchenaid mixer with the grinder attachment, and haven't been let down yet. Going through one deer does get it pretty warm, but it handles it fine. And if you or your wife cook a...
Forum: West
08-22-2007, 12:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,172
Posted By mwaite

RE: AZ and guns

The only things that came up when I did a search of the AZGFD web site was where it had been brought up at public hearings for tag allotments and quotas. All they really said about it was that they...
Forum: Taxidermy
08-21-2007, 01:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 865
Posted By mwaite

RE: bone and antler handles

I believe my uncle that makes knives with antler handles just drills a hole through, then inserts the end of the blade through the hole. He has made up his own molds for the bolsters at the ends of...
08-21-2007, 01:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,718
Posted By mwaite

RE: Irrevocable Decision, The death of Jimmy Griffen video

Very powerful stuff. I know so often I take for granted the idea that I might or might not be coming home. The thought of my wife having to go through something like that kills me. And how tough it...
Forum: West
08-20-2007, 02:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,181
Posted By mwaite

RE: who is from AZ

I'm in AZ city, got drawn for rifle whitetail in 33 for the Nov 9th hunt, but I'll be hunting for cow elk in 11m with bow.
Forum: West
08-20-2007, 02:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,172
Posted By mwaite

RE: AZ and guns

I haven't heard that, but I think it's a good idea for anyone hunting south of I-10. I carry a concealed weapon at all times, so I guess it wouldn't make much difference to me. I'll look into it,...
Forum: West
08-17-2007, 07:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 587
Posted By mwaite

RE: Arizona draw results are posted

I got drawn for 33 rifle deer nov 9-18th, and archery cow elk in 11m mid sept. Can't wait, after all the cows we saw last year. Now watch, my luck will be seing mostly bulls this year. All probably...
Forum: West
08-17-2007, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,805
Posted By mwaite

RE: Doves!!!

I'll be heading out to all the public ground around Casa Grande come sept. 1st. That's the best part of being a hunter in AZ, all the public ground at your disposal. We had maybe 3- 200 acre farms to...
Forum: West
08-14-2007, 01:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,120
Posted By mwaite

RE: Got a good tag in AZ unit 33, need help!!!!!

Scouting trip went okay, got to take my quad out for a little run which was good. Saw quite a few doe, several that I didn't have a chance to glass before they disappeared, so they could have been...
08-09-2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,919
Posted By mwaite

RE: Homemade Scent Killer?

I used the first recipe last year, had the same trouble with the baking soda not completely dissolving, but it does work quite well. I bought one of those big things of paper shop towels in the...
Forum: West
08-07-2007, 05:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,120
Posted By mwaite

RE: Got a good tag in AZ unit 33, need help!!!!!

[/align]I'm heading over to unit 33 tomorrow with my buddy that got drawn with me so he knows what to expect physically come november. I told him he needs to get his lungs in shape, but I don't think...
07-26-2007, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By mwaite

RE: New take on a euro mount

TNX Cay. I would like to get something big enough to mount with my rifle so I can line the edges of the tile with cartridges. I thought about using stone arrowheads since this one was a bow kill, but...
07-26-2007, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By mwaite

RE: New take on a euro mount

and the backside

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07-26-2007, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By mwaite

RE: New take on a euro mount

Another angle

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07-26-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 488
Posted By mwaite

New take on a euro mount

Hey guys, thought you might like to see this. The mount was done with a 12in slate tile from Home depot. I drilled a 1/4in hole in the center, then epoxied a 4in tile in one corner pointed towards...
Forum: Taxidermy
07-26-2007, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 812
Posted By mwaite

RE: New take on euro mounts

and the backside

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Forum: Taxidermy
07-26-2007, 04:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 812
Posted By mwaite

RE: New take on euro mounts

another angle

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Forum: Taxidermy
07-26-2007, 04:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 812
Posted By mwaite

New take on euro mounts

Hey guys, thought you might like to see this. The mount was done with a 12in slate tile from Home depot. I drilled a 1/4in hole in the center, then epoxied a 4in tile in one corner pointed towards...
07-26-2007, 08:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,979
Posted By mwaite

RE: Gun holder for bicycle.

[/align]With a good quality bike you would be surprised how much you can pull, and over what you can pull it, with a little physical conditioning. Success getting an animal out also depends on...
Forum: West
07-25-2007, 11:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 962
Posted By mwaite

RE: Getting Tags in Arizona

[/align]In my opinion, and from a midwest point of view, the archery hunt for coues is pretty tough. I personally don't think I'm talented enough for it. But I bowhunted for elk in unit 11M last...
Forum: West
07-25-2007, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By mwaite

RE: Arizona Here I Come....

[/align]As a former midwesterner (IA and MO) who now lives in AZ, I can say that there is much to do and see here as far as fishing and hunting go. I have lived here for just over 2 years now. And...
Forum: West
07-25-2007, 10:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,120
Posted By mwaite

RE: Got a good tag in AZ unit 33, need help!!!!!

[/align]I hunted the area last year and will be again this year. Find peppersauce canyon and use that as your base camp. There is the "campground" there which you have to pay to camp there, or across...
07-25-2007, 10:33 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,100
Posted By mwaite

RE: 20 point double droptine buck spotted

[/align]I don't think it's nice to go around calling people liars. I for one have some pretty amazing stories about things that have happened to me outdoors, but am pretty reserved about sharing them...
07-25-2007, 10:12 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,390
Posted By mwaite

RE: Where's the challenge when you see deer EVERY DAY?

[/align]When I lived and bowhunted in Iowa, it was a like a deer parade by my favorite stand near the end of Oct. Each and every deer got my heart rate up, whether it was a shooter buck that didn't...
07-25-2007, 02:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,055
Posted By mwaite

RE: 12Ga. or 20Ga. Slug Gun? Need your opinion!

[/align]In my opinion, it doesn't matter which gauge you pick, as long as you're comfortable shooting it. My only advice is to use a fully rifled barrel with sabot slugs. Your accuracy will be much...
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